Central Florida: Webinar Replay: Stem Cell Therapy Research: History, Challenges, Future Cures

When:  Sep 20, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  ACRP Central Florida Chapter

Webinar Replay: Stem Cell Therapy Research: History, Challenges, Future Cures

Betty Cabrera

Program Agenda:

  • 6:00 – 6:30 pm – Registration & Dinner (Light Dinner & Networking)
  • 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Presentation (Including Q&A and Closing)

Program Description: Stem cell based clinical research is an exciting new frontier holding promise for patients with medical needs that traditional pharmaceuticals cannot address.
Clinical research professionals conducting trials in this area can expect to face new and more
complex regulatory and operational challenges.
This program will review advances in stem cell science and present related ethical considerations.
A general overview of the unique and evolving regulatory landscape around stem cell based therapies will also be presented.
Finally, this program will explore the specific ways that stem cell based therapies challenge every stage of a clinical trial, from participant recruitment and informed consent to dosing and long-term follow-up.

Upon completion of this Seminar, attendees should be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of stem cell science and its evolution as a field of
  • Describe the ethical considerations and unique regulatory landscape of stem call
    based therapies
  • Identify operational challenges of conducting stem cell clinical trials as they
    pertain to current and future applications

Target Audience: Research Coordinator, Research Nurse, Manager of Clinical Trial
Operations, Investigator, Monitor/CRA, Patient Recruiter

Registration Cost: FREE to all Chapter, ACRP, and non-members

Contact hours: 1.0 Contact hours have been applied for through ACRP. Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

To receive contact hours: Purchase the contact hours, sign in at the event, and attend the program. Log on to the ACRP website then “ACRP Learning Portal” to complete the evaluation no later than 30 days following the event and obtain the online certificate.

Contact Hour Cost:

  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members
  • $30 Non-Members

Refund Policy: Not applicable

Level: Intermediate


UCF Burnett Biomedical Science Building
6900 Lake Nona Boulevard
Conference Room: 103
Orlando, FL 32827